The Latest Kitchen Design Trends
Design trends are often coming and going, and as the heart of the home the kitchen is a hot spot for the latest and greatest. Here we outline what’s on the radar for kitchen design trends.
You’ve seen it everywhere and in every possible colour, but marble is still huge. and not to mention practical, for domestic pastry cooks – the innately cool surface keeps dough at an ideal workable temperature.
True foodies know the value of extra storage and bench space: where else to squirrel away all those oversized bargain bulk buys? And being able to close the door to all the messy prep work is a bonus when guests come around.
Moving away from the standard polished chrome, and even – dare we say it – away from matte black, kitchen textures are now hitting upon the rugged appeal of a raw, unfinished look.
Forget anything that might clad the inside of a subway (which now passes for trendy design on the counter of your local Subway) and look instead for precious pieces of beautifully intricate porcelain, or stone.
From inbuilt fridges and dishwashers, to hole- in-the-wall home offices, seamless joinery can conceal a range of clever operations.